Flood Watch issued January 23 at 3:13AM EST until January 23 at 12:00PM EST by NWS Gray/Portland
Belknap; Cheshire; Coastal Rockingham; Eastern Hillsborough; Interior Rockingham; Merrimack; Northern Carroll; Southern Carroll; Southern Grafton; Strafford; Western And Central Hillsborough
...FLOODING POSSIBLE TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY...
.Liquid precipitation today is expected to add some run off to
area rivers. Many of these rivers remain affected by ice, with
some ice jams still present. The additional run off may cause ice
movement and additional ice jams. This could lead to minor
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM EST THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
The Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of Maine and New Hampshire, including the following
areas, in Maine, Androscoggin, Coastal Cumberland, Coastal
Waldo, Coastal York, Interior Cumberland, Interior Waldo,
Interior York, Kennebec, Knox, Lincoln, Sagadahoc, and
Southern Oxford. In New Hampshire, Belknap, Cheshire, Coastal
Rockingham, Eastern Hillsborough, Interior Rockingham,
Merrimack, Northern Carroll, Northern Grafton, Southern
Carroll, Southern Grafton, Strafford, Sullivan, and Western
And Central Hillsborough.
* From 7 AM EST this morning through late tonight
* Ice jams combined with some run off and snow melt.
* Rainfall expected on Tuesday will add additional flow to area
rivers. Most of these rivers remain affected by ice. Ice jams
are possible which could lead to flooding.
A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.